Calvinism vs. Arminianism

Calvinism vs. Arminianism

A friend asked me a question this morning about how to pray for lost souls. The topic came up because a pastor they knew told them that because God predestines those who are saved by whom the Spirit draws, no one whom the Spirit draws can resist. It got them to...
The Changing Church Landscape

The Changing Church Landscape

As we see more and more people drop out of the church, we need to face the difficult questions we have been ignoring. I have been listening to the Phil Vischer Podcast (the creator of Veggie Tales), of which Skye Jethani is a host. My wife and I both think that Skye...
Pompeii: A Warning To Us Today

Pompeii: A Warning To Us Today

This year a movie will be released about the ancient city of Pompeii. From the previews, it looks to be an epic thriller cataloguing the devastation and destruction that instantly enveloped a beautiful Italian city. But I doubt the movie will tell the entire story....
Watch The OneThing Conference for FREE

Watch The OneThing Conference for FREE

I have been to the International House of Prayer in Kansas City’s (IHOP-KC) main conference several times. I went to the first one in 2002 and I’ve been in recent years, and I can tell you that each time I have been radically changed. Watching online is...
The Christmas Story: 2013-Style

The Christmas Story: 2013-Style

Christmas in America is a thing of beauty, isn’t it? Today I drove around my small town and was irritated that there were so many people out and about that I had to wait through one light eight times. But it’s not unlike the first Christmas. It all came about because...
Materialism’s Slimy Claws

Materialism’s Slimy Claws

I wrote an article last week about Black Friday and its ability to send us further into debt. You can read it here. After I thought about it for a while, I realized it may come across as a little preachy and condemning. I think it is a good, if not strong, message we...

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